My schedule is super busy, always on the go and then it's on the computer late at night, which of course makes me want to snack, DANGER Will Robinson! I get my best writing done when the rest of the word is asleep, but it's also a very dangerous time to snack. I honestly haven't had a 'real world' gym membership in a very long time. Even when I bring my own music I get super bored at the Gym. For me, sometimes the gym makes excercise feel like this routine, boring obligation instead of the gift of health for myself that it really is.
Maybe it's my Aries nature but I need a lot of variety to keep me motivated and focused when I work out, and I think that is why the Wii has proven so successful for me. There are such a wide variety of games for fitness that it really does make working out like play. And lets face it, when it's fun, we are more prone to stick with it!
A few weeks ago I attended a Fall Preview Event hosted by Majesco Entertainment. During the event various games were previewed including: Hulk Hogan Main Event (which we recently hosted a giveaway for), Cooking Mama (stay tuned she may appear on Ascending Butterfly too! I'm posting my picture with her here), and Zumba Fitness 2 (which I had no doubt I'd love since I like Zumba 1 so much!).
We got a chance to speak with designers of the games, and we played against them as well as Majesco staff and other bloggers. While I tend to play my fitness games by myself, and then dance and singing games with family and friends, I had a great time trying out the fitness game demos with other players!
Here is a picture of me and Cooking Mama:
Ascending Butterfly (left) with Cooking Mama (right)
What I'm wearing (in case you are curious):
Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ - Cardigan and tank set by Jockey
Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ - Necklace by iLuck
I have enjoyed using Dance and Fitness Games multiple times per week, it's offered me a fun workout with a great variety, it has truly made fitness more fun, and in turn has also yielded incredible results. I still have a long way to go, but I'm doing it at a pace that works well with my schedule and in a way that's fun and never routine.
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